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Metals Sell Off Amid Jitters Over Turkey

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Metals received a hammering Wednesday, with a cocktail of macroeconomic anxieties and supply issues sparking a selloff. The price of copper was down 2.6% at… Read More

METALS-Copper falls for third day after China data disappoints

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. MANILA, Aug 14 (Reuters) – London copper fell for a third straight session on Tuesday after data showed the Chinese economy was cooling, suggesting demand from the… Read More

METALS-Copper falls as Turkish crisis sweeps through markets

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. LONDON, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Copper prices moved lower on Monday… Read More

METALS-Copper dips as U.S. prepares more tariffs on Chinese goods

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Copper edged lower on Wednesday as the United States geared up to begin collecting tariffs on a further $16 billion of Chinese… Read More

Copper Climbs Amid Labor Dispute

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Copper prices rose Tuesday, as negotiations over a wage dispute at the world’s largest copper mine entered a critical phase that could result in a strike if… Read More

Copper Slump Continues on Latest Trade Threats

Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Copper prices fell for the fifth time in the past six sessions on Thursday after the U.S. turned up the heat on China, with the Trump administration… Read More

Copper Drops on New Tariff Threats

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Copper prices fell Wednesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China intensified. Front-month contracts for… Read More

Dr. Copper’s Summer Cold Will Take Time to Fix

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. July 25, 2018 5:51 a.m. ET No one likes falling ill when the sun is shining, but a speedy recovery in the copper market is no sure… Read More

Why investors should worry about plunging copper and soybean prices

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Wall Street might not be freaking out about the trade war between China and the United States, but serious cracks are forming in the commodities market. Check… Read More

METALS-Copper picks up from near 1-year low; nickel surges

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. MELBOURNE/BEIJING, July 12 (Reuters) – London copper shrugged off an early… Read More